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EUROPEAN WINDSTORM (EW) ELSA DISCUSSION NUMBER 1
KIEWII-COBRASTRIKE GACC DUNDEE UK
1200 UTC SAT 21 JULY 2012

...ELSA IS A RAPIDLY INTENSIFYING WINDSTORM. 24 HOURS AGO...IT HAD A CENTRAL
PRESSURE OF ABOUT 996 MB...NOW IT IS 972 MB. WIND SPEEDS ARE AT ABOUT 55 KT
AND THAT IS THE INITIAL INTENSITY. WAVE HEIGHTS ARE NEAR 17 FT AROUND THE
CENTER OF THE STORM...

...AFTER HOUR 36...CONDITIONS ARE UNFAVORABLE FOR ELSA. THE WIND SHEAR WILL
GET A LOT LOWER WHICH MEANS WEAKENING FOR THE SYSTEM. DUE TO THE RIDGE OF
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE UNITED KINGDOM...ELSA WILL MOVE NORTHEAST OR EAST-
NORTHEAST. THE STORM ALREADY HAS COMPLEX FRONTAL FEATURES WHICH SHOULD
CONTINUE UNTIL ABOUT HOUR 72...

FORECAST
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INIT...21/0600Z...55N 39W...55 KT 972 MB
12HR...21/1800Z...58N 32W...65 KT 967 MB
24HR...22/0600Z...62N 28W...60 KT 968 MB
36HR...22/1800Z...63N 23W...60 KT 972 MB
48HR...23/0600Z...65N 17W...50 KT 978 MB...INLAND ICELAND
72HR...24/0600Z...67N  6W...45 KT 986 MB...OVER WATER
96HR...25/0600Z...68N  8E...40 KT 990 MB
120HR..26/0600Z...70N 23E...35 KT 997 MB

FORECASTER KIEWII

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